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SAY “YOU’LL BE ‘WINE’” VALENTINE’S DAY RANGE AT ALDI
12 Jan 2018


Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a bottle from Aldi’s wine range, the perfect gift for that special someone. Whether you start the day with a Champagne breakfast in bed or end it with a romantic candlelit meal, spoil them with one of Aldi’s great value, top quality tipples. Available in stores and online from 4th February, these wines are sure to set hearts aflutter!
 
Chateau De Champteloup Crémant De Loire Rosé (£7.99, 75cl)
Available in stores and online from 4th February nationwide
Well-rounded and deliciously scented, this fruity fizz is a great alternative to champagne and can be enjoyed after sharing an indulgent Valentine’s Day dessert.
 
Veuve Monsigny Champagne Brut NV (See price in-store, 75cl)
Available in stores and online now
A bestseller and highly acclaimed award-winning wine from the Champagne house Philizot & Fils, this fizz is blended from a complex and elegant mix of Chardonnay, Pinot Noir and Pinot Meunier grapes, before being carefully aged in cellars to create its unique and beautiful taste. A chilled glass of this fizz is ideal to celebrate precious memories with a loved one.
Giotti Spumante Rosé (£5.99, 75cl)
Available in stores and online from 4th February nationwide
With hints of red berry fruit and nuts, this elegant Italian sparkling wine is the perfect treat to spoil your loved one with this Valentine’s. It’s a versatile drink that can be enjoyed on its own or paired with Aldi’s Chocolate XOXO Box (£1.99).   
 
Exquisite Collection Crémant du Jura (£7.99, 75cl)
Available in stores and online nationwide now
This fantastically crisp and elegant wine is vinified the same way as Champagne, but in a different French region. Made exclusively from Chardonnay grapes, this wine has a sophisticated subtlety with stimulating fresh citrus notes and a lovely length. A glorious tipple for a romantic night in.
 
To shop the Valentine’s Day range please visit: https://www.aldi.co.uk/c/wines/Valentines-Day-Wines.
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Notes to editors:
·         Aldi is the UK’s fastest growing and fifth largest supermarket with over 750 stores and over 30,000 employees.
·         The company has more than doubled its market share since 2010. In the 12 weeks ended 31/12/2017, Aldi grew sales by 16.8% and has a 6.8% share of the market (Kantar Worldpanel data).
·         Aldi is attracting hundreds of thousands of new customers every year with its award-winning range of exclusive brands, passing low operating costs on to customers in the form of low prices.
·         In 2018 Aldi will open 70 new stores and by 2022 will operate over 1,000 stores.
·         The company’s current achievements and initiatives include:
·         Aldi is the UK’s highest paying supermarket. Store Assistants will receive a minimum hourly rate of £8.85 nationally and £10.20 in London from 1st February 2018. This is significantly higher than the Government’s National Living Wage and also above the Living Wage Foundation’s recommended national rates.
·         Aldi’s investment in people was recognised at the Grocer Gold Awards, which celebrate outstanding achievement and practice across the grocery sector – Aldi was crowned ‘Employer of the Year’ 2017.
·         Aldi has a five year partnership with the Teenage Cancer Trust – its fundraising target of £5m will go towards helping the trust to reach out to every young person with cancer in the UK.
·         Aldi is the highest ranked supermarket in the Institute of Customer Services’ UK Customer Satisfaction Index 2017.
·         Aldi launched its eCommerce platform in January 2016, selling a range of high quality wines and Specialbuys – receiving approximately over 11,000 orders per week.
·         Aldi is the official supermarket partner of Team GB, and has extended this commitment to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
·         Aldi is the lowest priced supermarket in the UK and 15.2% cheaper than its nearest competitor (The Grocer 33, published 24th August 2017).
·         In 2017, for the fourth consecutive year Aldi was ranked the best-performing supermarket for compliance with the Groceries Supply Code of Practice, underlining its commitment to maintaining fair, predictable and sustainable prices within its supply chain.
·         Research from the Centre for economics and business research (Cebr) showed that the value of Aldi’s relationships with UK suppliers will increase by £2.2bn during the next five years to £6.7bn in 2022. Additionally, in 2016 Aldi supported 146,000 direct and indirect jobs in the UK and this figure is set to rise to 205,000 by 2022.  
·         Full details of Aldi’s awards and achievements are detailed at https://www.aldi.co.uk/awards
 
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